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New candidate campaigns for Captain America role

9 June 2009 6:28 AM, PDT | The Geek Files | See recent The Geek Files news »

Many superhero fans believe the actor chosen to play superhero Captain America should be an unknown, rather than a major Hollywood star.

Up-and-coming Us actor Anderson Davis has now expressed an interest in the role and is campaigning to be cast as the patriotic supersoldier.

Davis is an ex-athlete who's done modelling and starred in several commercials, as you can see on his website.

He has lived in Los Angeles for almost two years, where he is studying acting, and will appear in the 2010 release Caravaggio: The Search, a comedy drama about the tortured life of the Italian artist.

Anderson said: "I realise Marvel are on the casting prowl for Captain America and who better to play the role of Captain America than an unknown such as myself.

"I am physically fit, a patriot of the USA and believe I would be right for the role. Of course, I am »

- David Bentley

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